‘War in the Woods, round two:’ Amid civil unrest, activists gear up for bigger battle over Trans Mountain

OTTAWA — Recent protests and blockades are only the beginning of the civil disobedience that lies ahead as Ottawa pushes ahead with the controversial Trans Mountain expansion project, claims an activist group. “I really do see this as a taste of things to come,” said Alexandra Woodsworth, campaign organizer at the British Columbia-based Dogwood Initiative. […]

Mass arrests of Algerian activists and journalists won’t do a thing to stop the resistance against corruption

Since the resignation of Abdelaziz Bouteflika, the former president of Algeria, and his substitution by the senate speaker in questionable circumstances, Algeria is still in a critical state.  Over a period of 42 weeks, mass protests have grown and currently, lots of demonstrations are denouncing the way that the recent election took place. According to […]

Activists Say US Is The Villain

The US is using this year’s global climate summit to try to ensure it will never have to pay for the damage climate change is doing to poorer countries, according to participants at the meeting now underway in Madrid. The Madrid meeting, the 25th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25), is working on an update […]